Tag Archives: europe

Bilbao Guggenhiem

The Best Places To Chill Out In Bilbao

Bilbao is the capital of Bizkaia and, in my mind, one of the fast developing autonomías in the Basque country. The farming background, rustic walks, and picturesque farm houses disappear as soon as you enter the city proper. Since moving to the Basque Country, I

Palace of Versailles

A reluctant post on the pleasures of Paris

Is it possible to dislike Paris but still love the museums, sights and culture? It’s like hating Spain but loving the beaches, food and weather. I suppose what I want to say is that I’m simply suspicious of Paris. I’ve been more than once and

Stockholm: an alpha city

Being in Stockholm did feel like a magical occasion – as this was the closest I had ever been to Santa, but being September, Christmas was still a mile off and I was curious to see what this great Scandinavian capital had to offer. When